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Stitched sheep with goggle eyes

Stitching Cards customer Ivy Crowhurst has sent us a picture showing how she has stitched our sheep pattern from the Farm Animals value pack.

Ivy said “I have added some more curls to the body to fill it up and also added goggle eyes with eye lashes”.

We have now updated the Farm animals sheep pattern to include a second pricking pattern with extra body curls. If you have purchased the original pattern you can download it again, from your Stitching Cards account, to get the updated version.

What is your favourite brand of thread for card embroidery? [POLL]

There are many types of thread that are suitable for prick and stitch card making and each card maker seems to have their favourite. Tell us which one you like best in this poll. If your brand is not listed tell us about it in a comment to this message. We are also interested in which particular type of thread within a brand range you use, tell us your choice in a comment…

Do you use stitching to enhance your scrapbooking? [POLL]

21A comment from Cathy on the Pinbroidery blog got me wondering about the use of stitching patterns on scrapbooking pages. Cathy said “Scrapbookers are always looking for the whole age group theme – they will love getting a complete set in the persons favourite colour”. I thought it would be interesting to find out what percentage of scrapbookers incorporate stitching into their scrapbook layouts. Let us know by taking part in this poll…